Dance & other performing arts

    Performing Queer Modernism

    By Penny Farfan

    Paperback £24.89

    Focusing on well-known plays and performances of the late nineteenth- and early twentieth-centuries, Performing Queer Modernism demonstrates that queer performance was integral to modernism, that queer modernist performance played a key role in the historical emergence of modern sexual identities, and that it anticipated the insights of contemporary queer modernist...

    David Sedaris Diaries: A Visual Compendium

    By David Sedaris

    Hardback £20.46

    A visual compendium of the illustrated diaries David Sedaris has been creating since 1977 - time capsules of both our culture and the thoughts and observations of one of our most beloved writers.

    Aerial Dance

    By Jenefer Davies

    Paperback £23.73

    Aerial Dance: A Guide to Dance with Rope and Harness provides an introduction for the beginning aerialist. It covers rigging, equipment, advice on optimal conditioning, and a step-by-step guide to technique, including anatomical references, space and time considerations, and elements of force when working with and against gravity. Specific movements...

    Sarah Millican

    By Tina Campanella

    Paperback £7.85

    Married and working as a civil servant in a job centre, Sarah Millican's life couldn't have been more ordinary just over a decade ago. However, after the sudden break-up of her marriage, she decided to try something new and sign up for a writing workshop. It was to mark the...

    Natural Storyteller, The

    By Georgiana Keable

    Paperback £14.45

    Georgiana Keable introduces us to a staggering wealth of world stories all about nature and our role as humans in it. These are traditional stories that have stood the test of time. Culturally diverse and all told with great energy and panache, the stories will engage young readers and encourage...

    Dancing Life

    By Marina Grut

    Hardback Save £3.52 = £11.43

    Marina Grut shares details of her life in this frank yet humurous autobiography. Born in a small country town in the South African Karoo, Marina went on to become a professional dancer, choreographer, teacher, director, lecturer and the writer of three major works on dance history.

    Bruce

    By Bruce Forsyth

    Paperback £7.25

    The heartwarming, hilarious story of the legendary entertainer

    History of Dance 2nd Edition With Web Resource

    By Gayle Kassing

    Paperback Save £9.84 = £72.15

    History of Dance, Second Edition, examines dance from prehistoric times to today. It focuses on the dancers and choreographers, dances, and significant dance works from each time period and offers an instructor guide, test bank, PowerPoint presentation package, and student web resource to reinforce learning.

    Bolshoi Confidential

    By Simon Morrison

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    On a freezing night in January 2013, an assailant hurled acid in the face of the artistic director of the Bolshoi Ballet, dragging one of Russia's most illustrious institutions into scandal.

    Girl in the Show

    By Anna Fields

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    For fans of Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer-and every other "funny woman"-comes a candid feminist comedy manifesto exploring the sisterhood between women's comedy and women's liberation. "I'm not funny at all. What I am is brave." Lucille Ball From female pop culture powerhouses dominating the entertainment landscape to memoirs...

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